R&B vocalist Gerald Levert was arrested early Friday in Cleveland during a confrontation with police at a downtown intersection, authorities said. Levert, 38, was cited on charges of driving under the influence and impeding the flow of traffic.
The Trent Reznor-led act will play multiple nights in major North American cities such as San Francisco (the April 27-28 opening stand), New York, Chicago, Atlanta and Philadelphia, with support from Dresden Dolls.
For the second time in nine months, back pain has forced Loretta Lynn to pull out of planned concert appearances. The country legend postponed shows Friday in Oklahoma City and Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.
The U.K. charts have new leaders, as "Over & Over" by Nelly featuring Tim McGraw debuted at No. 1 yesterday (Feb. 27), while U.K. rock trio Doves went straight to No. 1 on the album chart with its third Heavenly/EMI set, "Some Cities."
2001 - Returning home after a 46-year absence, guitarist Carlos Santana unveils a plaque in Autlan De Navarro declaring him the "favorite son" of the west-central Mexican town. Mayor Armando Perez also gives Santana the keys to the town where he spent his early childhood and where his father was a well-known musician. The town's main street is named for Santana, and a statue of his father, mariachi musician Jose Santana is unveiled.